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Your Christmas money checklist

Your Christmas money checklist

How to make sure you can afford everything you need and get the best value for money when you do. Christmas is usually one of the most expensive times of the year. Though 2020 is going to be different to any in recent memory, it doesn't mean it'll magically be...

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Monzo Premium review

Monzo Premium review

There's another new Monzo option, this time a Premium account at £15 a month. Here's what you'll get. Monzo's standard free account is one of the best out there, but I was left underwhelmed by Monzo Plus which launched in the summer. At £5 a month you didn't really...

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The best cash savings accounts (October 2020)

The best cash savings accounts (October 2020)

Here are my top places to put your cash to make as much as 3%. We're a long way now from when we could get 5%, with rates slowly dropping over the last few years. And following the Bank of England base interest rate cut to an all-time low of 0.1%. those cuts have...

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How to sell your old phone and make some money

Selling or recycling your old iPhone or Samsung could get you hundreds of pounds! Here's everything you need to know to sell your old phone. I used to upgrade my handset every time my contract ended, which meant I'd get a new phone every two years. But for the last...

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Does bank switching affect your credit score?

Does bank switching affect your credit score?

Moving bank can bring you savings and make it easier to manage your money. But what's does it do to your credit report? I've had a few readers ask me recently about the impact of switching bank or opening up new accounts on their credit score. Well, it's not a clear...

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Ways to save money on the new iPhone 12

Ways to save money on the new iPhone 12

If you really want to buy any of the new 5G iPhone 12 handsets when they go on sale, it won't be cheap. But it can be less expensive. You probably either love or hate Apple, but if you love Apple you probably waited excitedly to see what the new iPhone 12, iPhone 12...

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